Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for an Information System Security Officer in Morrisville, NC. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the probability of becoming permanent. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.
Please note that this position requires US Citizenship and a Public Trust Security Clearance prior to start.
The Information System Security Officer is familiar with Continuous Monitoring, ISO2K control sets, working in a GRC (preferably RSAM), and who understands DevSecOps, Cloud, O365, GC, or Azure experience a plus. Need candidate that can quickly assimilate.
  • Works closely with Account Security Officer (ASO) and Segment Security Officers (SSO) to ensure operational security measures are implemented.
  • Assesses and mitigates system security risks; determines and analyzes security requirements for implementation and testing.
  • Reviews and continuously monitors implemented security controls.
  • Creates and maintains security checklists, templates and other tools to aid in the A&A process.
  • Performs security control assessment using NIST 800-53A guidance and as per continuous monitoring requirements.
  • Performs risk analyses to determine and recommends essential safeguards.
  • Proactively mitigates system vulnerabilities and recommends compensating controls.
  • Prepares security authorization packages in accordance with the client contractual requirements.
  • Develops core documents such as System Security Plan, Contingency Plan, Incident Response Plan, Standard Operating Procedures, Plan of Actions and Milestones, Remediation Plans, Configuration Management Plan, etc.
  • Maintains client-specific Plan of Action and Milestones and supports remediation activities.
  • Maintains an inventory of hardware and software for the information system.
  • Develops, tests and trains on Contingency and Incident Response planning.
  • Conducts independent scans of application, network and database and utilizes Managed Security Services Vulnerability Assessment Team (VAT) support as applicable.
  • Ability to influence OCISO Delivery system stakeholders in the execution of security and compliance requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience working as an Information Assurance Analyst or similar role.
  • Must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree with technical specialty such as cyber security, computer science, management information systems or related IT field.
  • CERTIFICATIONS (One or more required): CompTIA Security +, CPTE - Certified, Penetration -Testing Engineer, CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker, Certified.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Knowledge of the security countermeasures and overall RMF and NIST 800 compliance.
  • Experience as a Security consultant in Risk and Compliance.
  • Knowledge of Federal Security, industry and market trends.
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance prior to start.

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